HEALTH

101-YEAR-OLD WOMAN GIVES BIRTH AFTER SUCCESSFUL OVARY TRANSPLANT

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Anatolia Vertadella, an Italian woman over 101 years old, has given birth to a baby weighing 9 pounds after making a controversial ovaries transplant widely criticized by medical professionals because of the risks of their high age, reports the Rivista Napoli.

For starters, the entire procedure was illegal, but it was conducted in a private clinic in Turkey (in this country, European laws of ovary transplant not apply, says the centenarian mother who does not want to reveal the name of the medical facility where the operation was performed).

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